Intel Core i5 6500 3.2GHz Socket 1151

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By Hardware Secrets on 75

Anyway, the Core i5-6500 is a good CPU for an intermediate work or gaming PC. However, if your priority is keep the low cost, the Core i3-6100 is still a more interesting option. On the other hand, if you need CPU multi-task performance, the Core i7-6700K is a better deal.

By Hardware Canucks on 90

When Intel first launched their Skylake processors, buyers’ choices were essentially limited to a pair of options: the i7 6700K and later the i5 6600K. Both boasted features enthusiasts looked for like unlocked multipliers and fast out-of-box...

By eurogamer.net on

It may not be as flexible, or ultimately as powerful, but it's a superb sweet-spot in terms of price vs performance and highly recommended accordingly. Indeed, right now, it may well be the best value Core i5 processor on the market.

By Phoronix on

With Skylake's retail availability improving, we're starting to see more of the Skylake processors in stock besides just the i5-6600K and i7-6700K. One of the other processors now widely available is the Core i5 6500, which is a step down from the Core...

International Review By PC Games Hardware on

Der CPU-Teil der neuen Kaby-Lake-Quadcores i5-7400 und i5-7500 tut genau das, was regelmäßige Leser bereits vermutet haben: Er läuft entsprechend der höheren Taktraten schneller. Trotz der im Rahmen der Modellnummern identischen Listenpreise,...

International Review By Clube do Hardware on

Quando testamos o Core i5-6400, concluímos que ele era um bom processador para trabalho e jogos, mas que, por conta de seu clock baixo, tinha um desempenho muito parecido com o do Core i3-6100, que é um modelo bem mais barato.Imaginamos que o Core...

International Review By ComputerBase on

Zum Weihnachtsgeschäft 2015 buhlen drei Generationen an Vier-Kern-Prozessoren von Intel um die Käuferschaft. Den Einstieg in die Welt der Quad-Cores markiert seit Jahren der Core i5 . Die Preisspanne der verschiedenen Modelle reicht von 170 bis 250...

International Review By PC Games Hardware on

Pünktlich zum Erscheinen dieses Artikel ist der Core i5-6500 unter die 200-Euro-Marke gerutscht - wenn auch nur in der weniger empfehlenswerten Tray-Variante. Um ein echter Preisleistungs-Tipp zu werden, würden wir maximal 190 Euro, gern weniger,...